- Ridley Park - Gold
- Ridley Park Care Home - Silver Gilt
- Blyth - Silver Gilt
We are taking the opportunity, during the winter months, to review the location of planters around the Town. Some will be relocated and others replaced before the next planting season.
As usual, we are also working with our Partners at Northumberland County Council to review the planting, We are looking to upgrade existing planting in key areas and provide additional planting.
New bulb planting at Links View and Portland Wynd was carried out in late October as an addition to the successful spring bulb planting in other areas.
Blyth Community Volunteers, together with the Keel Row Shopping Centre and Slix, organised a litter pick of the Keel Row Car Park on Sunday 29 September. There was a brilliant turn-out and we collected loads of rubbish from the car park. A number of issues were reported to our Environmental Enforcement Officers. One was fly tipping in the fenced-off area around the gas holder at the back of the car park. Catering food containers, amongst other things, had been dumped over the fence. Environmental Enforcement contacted Northern Gas Networks whose Site Pride Team visited the gas holder yesterday and cleared the area. Thank you to everyone for getting this sorted!
The Northumbria in Bloom Presentation took place on Wednesday 25 September, and we received the following results: